|Lecturer||Prof. Dr. Laura Marie Edinger-Schons|
|Credit Points||3 ECTS|
|Hours per Week||2 (in-class) + 4 (self-study)|
|Grading||Essay paper as group work|
|Kickoff and Introduction||10th May, 2021||10:15–11:45|
|Self-paced learning using the materials and self-organized group work||11th – 20th May, 2021||self-organized|
|Group discussion with CEO Antje von Dewitz and virtual company visit||21th May, 2021||15:30 – 17:00|
|Submission of Final Papers||30th June, 2021||before 23:59|
As humanity, we are facing urgent sustainability issues and companies are increasingly seen as having an especially great responsibility for sustainable business practices. This MOOC provides an in-depth case study of the business model of the company Vaude, supplemented with background knowledge on the topics discussed. To deep-dive into the sustainability approach of Vaude, the MOOC contains interviews with various people inside of Vaude, including departments as diverse as procurement, product development, HR, operations, accounting, and management.
Registration via Portal2 is required.